Purposeful styling, fuel-efficient engines and an ideal ride and handling balance keep the 2014 Mazda 3 among the favorites in the compact car class.
- Precise handling
- Very good fuel economy
- Quick acceleration
- Refined interior with intuitive controls
- Available hatchback body style
- Many advanced features are available.
- The 2.0-liter engine is a bit noisy under hard acceleration
- Dash-mounted touchscreen display looks aftermarket.